The Zapp Method of Couture Sewing: Tailor Garments Easily Using Any Pattern
?Just sew and go??Anna Zapp, designer for stars such as John Travolta and Robert Redford, shares her philosophy of no thinking sewing in this contemporary guide to primary garment construction. Her no fail methods, based on 30 years of experience, are fast, easy, efficient, and sensible! Sewers will learn how to measure themselves and adjust any pattern to fit, producing highly professional, tailored looking results time and time again. The Zapp Method of Couture Sewing features no fail welt pockets, front fly zippers, bound buttonholes, and one row waistband stitching. Clear, simple instructions and detailed illustrations will walk readers through copying their favorite fitting pair of ready to wear pants?without taking them apart!
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Whether you are an experienced sewer or a new beginner this book is a must have book to have by your side. Anna Zapp teaches you how to fit any pattern to YOUR body which makes for success. End the frustration of finishing a project only to be disappointed to ending a project with professional results. Anna Zapp will take your sewing skills up a notch with clear and concise teaching. The best of the best when it comes to explaining fitting techniques.
Review: The Zapp Method of Couture Sewing: Tailor Garments Easily Using Any PatternUser Review - Fullfaun - Goodreads
well written, but the other book I real about tissue fitting the pattern right on your body skips the step about making a muslin pattern piece and that is a time saver, since people don't have that much time today. Read full review